DISC 2018 will grant the winning early stage start-up an opportunity to obtain up to $500,000 capital investment and enrolment in the incubator, in return for Krypto Labs receiving a stake in the business (refer to terms and conditions for further details).
Online applications can be submitted between January 28 and April 8, 2018. Submissions will be reviewed by the Krypto Labs team who will select a maximum of 20 shortlisted entries by April 12.
From these shortlisted start-ups, a jury of global experts in drone technology will select five finalists who will be invited to pitch to the Final Day Jury at our DISC 2018 Final Event in Abu Dhabi on May 6.
|January 28, 2018||
|April 8, 2018||
|April 12, 2018||
Top 20 shortlisted teams announced
|April 22, 2018||
Up to Five finalists announced
|May 6, 2018||
Up to five finalists will pitch live onstage at our Krypto Labs DISC 2018 Final Event.
Award and Benefits
The final winner
All five finalists
for their start-up.
from home country to Abu Dhabi.
Terms & Conditions
The idea or early stage start-up represented by
the applicant must meet the following conditions:
1It must be categorized as being relevant to drone technology
2Technology should have a commercial application.
3It must be for-profit.
4It must be inventive, innovative or disruptive.
5It must be ready for incubation.
6The business proposal must be original work and applicants must hold all applicable rights in it.
7It must be submitted in English.
8A team of up to two people, or the individual representing the idea or start-up, must be available to pitch the project in person on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at Krypto Labs in Abu Dhabi.